Ian Eagle

Ian Eagle enters his eighth year as play-by-play announcer for Westwood One’s Thursday Night NFL Football coverage. During that span, Eagle has also called the action for Westwood One’s coverage of the SEC Basketball Championship and the Regional Semi-Finals and Finals of the NCAA Tournament.

Eagle is primarily known for his work with CBS Sports, where he has called NFL games, NCAA basketball games and U.S. Open tennis. He also serves as an announcer for the Tennis Channel’s coverage of the French Open.

Eagle has also served as the play-by-play announcer for New Jersey Nets television broadcasts since 1995, moving with the NBA franchise to Brooklyn prior to the 2012-13 season. He was the play-by-play radio voice for the New York Jets in 1997 and hosted Jets pre- and post-game shows on WFAN from 1993 to 1996. Eagle was awarded the Bob Costas Award for Outstanding Sportscasting while attending Syracuse University.

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HOUSTON, TX - JANUARY 07:  Whitney Mercilus #59 of the Houston Texans celebrates a sack against the Oakland Raiders in their AFC Wild Card game at NRG Stadium on January 7, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

AFC Wild Card Highlights: Texans take down Raiders 27-14

07 January 2017 No Comments
HOUSTON, TX – Brock Osweiler threw a touchdown pass and rushed for another as the Houston Texans defeated the Oakland Raiders 27-14 in an AFC Wild Card game on Saturday. The Texans will face either the Chiefs or the Patriots in the next round, depending on the result of Sunday’s Steelers-Dolphins…
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PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 25:  Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates with David Johnson #82 after catching a 4 yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter during the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field on December 25, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

NFL Highlights: Steelers clinch AFC North on late TD

25 December 2016 Comments are off for this post.
PITTSBURGH, PA – Ben Roethlisberger found Antonio Brown, who stretched the ball across the goal line, as the Pittsburgh Steelers won the AFC North with a 31-27 victory over the Baltimore Ravens on Christmas Day. The loss knocked Baltimore out of playoff contention. Ian Eagle and Ross Tucker called the action…
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KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 8: Wide receiver Tyreek Hill #10 of the Kansas City Chiefs runs in to the end zone on a punt return for a touchdown against the Oakland Raiders at Arrowhead Stadium during the second quarter of the game on December 8, 2016 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

TNF Highlights: Chiefs beat Raiders to take over first place

09 December 2016 Comments are off for this post.
KANSAS CITY, MO – Tyreek Hill had a touchdown reception and returned a punt for a score as the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Oakland Raiders 21-13 on Thursday night. The Chiefs and Raiders now have identical 10-3 records, but Kansas City owns the tiebreaker courtesy of a season sweepover…
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 1: Minnesota Vikings interim head coach Mike Priefer shakes hands with Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett after the game on December 1, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Cowboys defeated the Vikings 17-15. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

TNF Highlights: Cowboys hold off Vikings for 11th straight win

02 December 2016 Comments are off for this post.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Dez Bryant had a touchdown reception and Ezekiel Elliott added a touchdown run as the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Minnesota Vikings 17-15 on Thursday night. Minnesota had a chance to tie the game late, but Sam Bradford’s pass on a two-point conversion attempt sailed high. Replays showed…
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CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 17:  Jonathan Stewart #28 of the Carolina Panthers scores a touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the 2nd quarter during the game at Bank of America Stadium on November 17, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

TNF Highlights: Panthers top Saints 23-20

18 November 2016 Comments are off for this post.
CHARLOTTE, NC – For the second time in five days the Carolina Panthers took control of a game early and raced to a big lead, but the ending was very different this time around in a 23-20 win over the New Orleans Saints. After blowing a 17-point lead and losing…
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BALTIMORE, MD - NOVEMBER 10: Wide receiver Breshad Perriman #18 of the Baltimore Ravens scores a fourth quarter touchdown past cornerback Briean Boddy-Calhoun #20 of the Cleveland Browns at M&T Bank Stadium on November 10, 2016 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

TNF Highlights: Ravens blast Browns 28-7

10 November 2016 Comments are off for this post.
BALTIMORE, MD – Joe Flacco threw three touchdown passes after halftime as the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Cleveland Browns 28-7 on Thursday night. Cleveland led 7-6 at the half, but Baltimore scored 22 unanswered after the break. Ian Eagle and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One.
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TAMPA, FL - NOVEMBER 3:  Quarterback Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons throws a 32-yard touchdown pass to tight end Levine Toilolo during the first quarter of an NFL game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on November 3, 2016 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

TNF Highlights: Falcons cruise past Bucs 43-28

04 November 2016 Comments are off for this post.
TAMPA, FL – Matt Ryan had four touchdown passes as the Atlanta Falcons beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 43-28 on Thursday night. Ian Eagle and Tony Boselli called the action on Westwood One.
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